Samuel Colt

Ancestry of
Samuel Colt

Inventor of the Colt Revolver


    Elizabeth Smith

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    • 8th Generation — 5th Great-grandmother of Samuel Colt
    • Ahnentafel No:
    • 205 
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    • Birth Date:
    • ABT 1602 
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    • Death Date:
    • 16 Mar 1686 
    • Death Location:
    • Hadley, Hampshire, Massachusetts 
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    • Marriage Date:
    • 6 Oct 1624 
    • Marriage Location:
    • Whatfield, Suffolk, England 
    • Notes: 
    • Many sources erroneously give Elizabeth Smith's maiden name as Chileab. The evidence for her maiden name being Smith is given in The American Genealogist (32:202-203).

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  • Sources for Elizabeth Smith

    • 2 Andrews, Henry Porter, The Descendants of John Porter of Windsor, Conn. 1635-9, Vol. 1, Saratoga Springs: G. W. Ball, Book and Job Printer (1893), 114, Google Books (Digital Library).
    • 3 Fenno-Gendrot, Almira Torrey Blake, The Ancestry and Allied Families of Nathan Blake 3rd and Susan (Torrey) Blake, Early Residents of East Corinth, Vermont, Boston, Massachusetts: Published by the Author, at the Stanhope Press (1916), 28, 30, Google Books (Digital Library).
    • 5 Holman, Mary Lovering, Ancestry of Colonel John Harrington Stevens and his Wife Frances Helen Miller, Vol. 1, Concord, New Hampshire: Privately Printed at The Rumford Press (1948), 367, Hathi Trust Digital Library.
    • 6 Hook, James William, Lieut. Samuel Smith, His Children and One Line of Descendants and Related Families, New Haven, Connecticut: Unknown (1953), 1-13, Heritage Quest (Digital Library).
    • 7 Jacobus, Donald Lines and Edgar Francis Waterman, Hale, House and Related Families: Mainly of the Connecticut River Valley, Baltimore: Genealogical Publishing Co., Inc. (1978, reprinted from 1952), 577, 732, Hathi Trust Digital Library.
    • 8 Roberts, Gary Boyd, Notable Kin, Volume 1, Santa Clarita, California: Carl Boyer, 3rd (1998), 175, 203, 214.